Author: Aimee Symington

How to Travel and NOT Be a Jerk!

I just returned home from two weeks in... Vietnam. Everyone who asks me where I went for spring break gets a shocked look in their eyes when I say, "Vietnam" and not "the beach" or "New York" or "Atlanta." If…

Top 5 Manners for Success - Read, Share, Teach!

People ask me. "What are the most important manners I need to know?" Well, while I'd like to say that ALL manners are important, I guess I can bucket them and narrow them down to the Top 5. So, get…

Even Adults Should Say

Why do some adults think that they can say something mean to a spouse, friend, neighbor, parent or a child and not say they're sorry? Or, do something that is really rude or disrespectful to another person and yet still…

Do Your Kids Need to Send Holiday Thank-You Notes?

The answer is... YES! Yes, your children should send thank you cards for gifts they received over the holidays. And given that it is already the first week of January, they (and you) better get on it! Thank-you notes should…